Apologies if this has been asked before but what is the best way to bring money into Barbados? Sterling, American dollars or Barbados dollars?
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I personally am going with a Travel Money card. I have just used one in the states and it was soooo easy. you can use it in almost all restaurants, bars, shops, etc. I then just had US dollars (you could take BDS) for things like tips, small purchases like coffees or buses etc. This way you don't end up spending hours queuing in the banks to change money.
From the UK it is best to take either £s and change them at the bank into BDS$, or take USD and spend them (you get change in BDS$ so it can get a bit confusing, but I just keep my BDS$ until we have enough for an evening out or something and use them in one go)
You'll find the £ to BDS$ exchange rate in the UK is poor.
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